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There are 8 ways to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Mendrisio

79€ - 363€

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Bus  •  18h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern N836
  2. Take the bus from Luzern to Lugano 1524 / ...

48€ - 67€

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Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  8h 25m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

83€ - 770€

Fly to Zurich, train  •  8h 15m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zurich (ZRH) AMS - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano

110€ - 358€

Fly to Basel, train  •  9h 34m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Basel (BSL) AMS - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau
  3. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano

120€ - 395€

Train  •  12h 28m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb Ice
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau 21 / ...
  3. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano Ec / ...

131€ - 309€

Bus, train  •  20h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Zurich 472
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano Ec / ...

93€ - 159€

Drive  •  9h 42m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Porlezza 1027.6 km

130€ - 200€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 18h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 370€ and takes 7h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Porlezza. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Porlezza Piazza Matteotti via Luzern, Lugano, Resega and Lugano, Stazione Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 38m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Porlezza is 768 km. The road distance is 1027.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza without a car is to train which takes 12h 28m and costs 130€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 7h 19m to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Porlezza bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza is to train which takes 12h 28m and costs 130€ - 310€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 18h 38m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Amsterdam to Porlezza bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lugano station.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Porlezza.
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  • Distance: 768.5 km
  • Duration: 7h 19m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Porlezza, Italy?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Porlezza via Basel SBB, Arth-Goldau, Lugano, and Lugano, Stazione Nord in around 12h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Porlezza via Luzern, Lugano, Lugano, Resega, Lugano, Stazione, and Lugano, Stazione Nord in around 18h 38m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 700€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 200€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 350€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 400€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 270€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zurich via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 240€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 170€
Level
Website
flylevel.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 460€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 240€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 600€
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Mendrisio
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Milano Centrale to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Arth-Goldau to Lugano
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
6h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 140€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
60€ - 85€
1st Class
95€ - 140€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
120€ - 180€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Luzern
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 50€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luzern to Lugano
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Lucerne, Inseli Park to Lugano, Via Giacomo E Filippo Ciani
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
RegioJet
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Zurich
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Porlezza is 1028 km. It takes approximately 9h 42m to drive from Amsterdam to Porlezza.

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Level, Eurowings, easyJet and three other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Malpensa Airport.

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There are 3705+ hotels available in Porlezza. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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